What Is the Women's Rights Movement? (What Was?) (Prebound)
The story of Girl Power Learn about the remarkable women who changed US history. From Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton to Gloria Steinem and Hillary Clinton, women throughout US history have fought for equality. Author Deborah Hopkinson chronicles the beginning of the movement in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, when women were demanding the right to vote. She explores the 1960s, which pushed equal rights and opportunities for women--both at home and in the workplace--even further, and then moves toward present-day events, including the Women's March that took place all across the United States in 2017. Celebrate how far women have come with this inspiring read.
About the Author
Deborah Hopkinson (www.deborahhopkinson.com) is the award-winning author of more than 40 books for young readers, including Who Was Charles Darwin? Laurie A. Conley began her career as a fashion illustrator and an advertising agency staff artist after earning her BFA from Syracuse University. She has created hundreds of drawings for early readers, textbooks, workbooks, and recently illustrated a middle-grade novel. Laurie also creates fine art pieces and especially enjoys drawing whimsical and spooky haunted house portraits. She and her husband raised three children in Maryland, where they still live with their youngest son in their long-time family home.